Result
1st Test, Durban, Mar 1-5 2018, Australia tour of South Africa
351 & 227
(92.4 ov, target 417)
162 & 298
Australia won by 118 runs
Player Of The Match
Australia 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CT Bancroft c †de Kock b Philander520251025.00
DA Warner c de Villiers b Philander51791196064.55
UT Khawaja c †de Kock b Rabada1419303073.68
SPD Smith (c)c de Villiers b Maharaj5611415511049.12
SE Marsh c de Villiers b Maharaj40961326041.66
MR Marsh c Morkel b Philander9617326513155.49
TD Paine c †de Kock b Rabada25721033034.72
PJ Cummins  b Maharaj33851007.89
MA Starc  b Maharaj35253842140.00
NM Lyon c de Bruyn b Maharaj1224392050.00
JR Hazlewood not out2460050.00
Extras(b 4, lb 8)12
TOTAL(110.4 Ov, RR: 3.17, 486 Mts)351
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Cameron Bancroft, 5.5 ov), 2-39 (Usman Khawaja, 11.4 ov), 3-95 (David Warner, 26.6 ov), 4-151 (Steven Smith, 49.4 ov), 5-177 (Shaun Marsh, 58.4 ov), 6-237 (Tim Paine, 82.4 ov), 7-251 (Pat Cummins, 92.5 ov), 8-300 (Mitchell Starc, 101.4 ov), 9-341 (Mitchell Marsh, 109.2 ov), 10-351 (Nathan Lyon, 110.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Morkel2237503.4000
VD Philander27125932.1800
KA Maharaj33.4512353.6500
K Rabada2577422.9600
AK Markram10202.0000
TB de Bruyn20603.0000
South Africa 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
D Elgar c & b Lyon720321035.00
AK Markram c Bancroft b Cummins3259826054.23
HM Amla c Bancroft b Lyon032000.00
AB de Villiers not out7112720211055.90
F du Plessis (c)c †Paine b Starc1522351168.18
TB de Bruyn c †Paine b Starc615281040.00
Q de Kock  b Lyon2033544060.60
VD Philander c †Paine b Starc819201042.10
KA Maharaj  b Hazlewood055000.00
K Rabada lbw b Starc3560060.00
M Morkel  b Starc022000.00
TOTAL(51.4 Ov, RR: 3.13, 239 Mts)162
Fall of wickets: 1-27 (Dean Elgar, 7.2 ov), 2-27 (Hashim Amla, 7.5 ov), 3-55 (Aiden Markram, 18.5 ov), 4-92 (Faf du Plessis, 27.2 ov), 5-108 (Theunis de Bruyn, 33.1 ov), 6-150 (Quinton de Kock, 45.1 ov), 7-158 (Vernon Philander, 49.3 ov), 8-159 (Keshav Maharaj, 50.3 ov), 9-162 (Kagiso Rabada, 51.2 ov), 10-162 (Morne Morkel, 51.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MA Starc10.433453.1800
JR Hazlewood1353112.3800
NM Lyon1635033.1200
PJ Cummins1224713.9100
Australia 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
CT Bancroft st †de Kock b Maharaj538311510063.85
DA Warner c sub (PWA Mulder) b Rabada2835594080.00
UT Khawaja c †de Kock b Maharaj612211050.00
SPD Smith (c)lbw b Elgar3881973046.91
SE Marsh c de Villiers b Morkel33991535033.33
MR Marsh c Amla b Rabada612231050.00
TD Paine c de Villiers b Maharaj1429371048.27
PJ Cummins  b Maharaj2657951245.61
MA Starc c Elgar b Morkel716251043.75
NM Lyon c Amla b Morkel211250018.18
JR Hazlewood not out913161069.23
Extras(lb 5)5
TOTAL(74.4 Ov, RR: 3.04, 338 Mts)227
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (David Warner, 13.1 ov), 2-71 (Usman Khawaja, 18.1 ov), 3-108 (Cameron Bancroft, 26.1 ov), 4-146 (Steven Smith, 41.4 ov), 5-156 (Mitchell Marsh, 47.1 ov), 6-175 (Tim Paine, 54.5 ov), 7-185 (Shaun Marsh, 61.4 ov), 8-203 (Mitchell Starc, 67.2 ov), 9-209 (Nathan Lyon, 71.1 ov), 10-227 (Pat Cummins, 74.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
M Morkel1544733.1300
VD Philander1443502.5000
KA Maharaj29.4410243.4300
K Rabada1352822.1500
D Elgar311013.3300
South Africa 2nd Innings (target: 417 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
AK Markram c †Paine b MR Marsh14321834019065.59
D Elgar c †Paine b Starc920302045.00
HM Amla lbw b Hazlewood819181042.10
AB de Villiers run out (Warner/Lyon)015000.00
F du Plessis (c) b Cummins48191050.00
TB de Bruyn c †Paine b Hazlewood36841116042.85
Q de Kock lbw b Hazlewood8314921811055.70
VD Philander c †Paine b Starc616160037.50
KA Maharaj  b Starc033000.00
K Rabada  b Starc011000.00
M Morkel not out33843007.89
Extras(b 2, lb 3, nb 1)6
TOTAL(92.4 Ov, RR: 3.21, 408 Mts)298
Fall of wickets: 1-29 (Dean Elgar, 6.5 ov), 2-39 (Hashim Amla, 10.5 ov), 3-39 (AB de Villiers, 11.6 ov), 4-49 (Faf du Plessis, 16.3 ov), 5-136 (Theunis de Bruyn, 42.1 ov), 6-283 (Aiden Markram, 76.1 ov), 7-290 (Vernon Philander, 79.2 ov), 8-290 (Keshav Maharaj, 79.5 ov), 9-290 (Kagiso Rabada, 79.6 ov), 10-298 (Quinton de Kock, 92.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
MA Starc1827544.1601
JR Hazlewood15.426133.8900
NM Lyon3278602.6800
PJ Cummins1534713.1300
MR Marsh722113.0000
SPD Smith53300.6000
MATCH DETAILS
Kingsmead, Durban
TossAustralia , elected to bat first
SeriesAustralia tour of South Africa
Player Of The Match
Mitchell Starc
Series resultAustralia led the 4-match series 1-0
Match numberTest no. 2297
Season2017/18
Hours of play (local time)10.00 start, Lunch 12.00-12.40, Tea 14.40-15.00, Close 17.00
Match days01,02,03,04,05 March 2018 (5-day match)
Umpires
Kumar Dharmasena
Sundaram Ravi
TV Umpire
Chris Gaffaney
Reserve Umpire
Allahudien Paleker
Match Referee
Jeff Crowe
CLOSE OF PLAY
Thu, 01 Mar - day 1 - Australia 1st innings 225/5 (MR Marsh 32*, TD Paine 21*, 76 ov)
Fri, 02 Mar - day 2 - South Africa 1st innings 162
Sat, 03 Mar - day 3 - Australia 2nd innings 213/9 (PJ Cummins 17*, JR Hazlewood 4*, 71.4 ov)
Sun, 04 Mar - day 4 - South Africa 2nd innings 293/9 (Q de Kock 81*, M Morkel 0*, 89 ov)
Mon, 05 Mar - day 5 - South Africa 2nd innings 298 (92.4 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
Day 5
  • Over 92.4: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - Q de Kock (Struck down)
Day 4
  • Over 72.4: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - JR Hazlewood (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: Australia - 227/10 in 74.4 overs (JR Hazlewood 9)
  • South Africa 2nd innings
  • Drinks: South Africa - 39/2 in 10.5 overs (AK Markram 21)
  • Over 10.5: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - HM Amla (Struck down - Umpire's call)
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 17.1 overs (103 balls), Extras 1
  • Lunch: South Africa - 63/4 in 22.0 overs (AK Markram 38, TB de Bruyn 2)
  • AK Markram: 50 off 86 balls (6 x 4)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 96 balls (AK Markram 32, TB de Bruyn 17, Ex 1)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 34.1 overs (205 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: South Africa - 117/4 in 36.0 overs (AK Markram 64, TB de Bruyn 29)
  • Over 43.4: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - AK Markram (Struck down)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 46.3 overs (280 balls), Extras 4
  • Tea: South Africa - 167/5 in 53.0 overs (AK Markram 85, Q de Kock 21)
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 86 balls (AK Markram 13, Q de Kock 38, Ex 1)
  • South Africa: 200 runs in 59.6 overs (361 balls), Extras 4
  • AK Markram: 100 off 171 balls (14 x 4)
  • Q de Kock: 50 off 68 balls (7 x 4)
  • Over 62.5: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - AK Markram (Struck down)
  • 6th Wicket: 100 runs in 141 balls (AK Markram 44, Q de Kock 57, Ex 1)
  • South Africa: 250 runs in 67.4 overs (407 balls), Extras 4
  • Drinks: South Africa - 252/5 in 68.0 overs (AK Markram 128, Q de Kock 63)
  • End Of Day: South Africa - 293/9 in 89.0 overs (Q de Kock 81, M Morkel 0)
Day 3
  • Australia: 50 runs in 10.4 overs (64 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 64 balls (CT Bancroft 24, DA Warner 26, Ex 0)
  • Drinks: Australia - 56/1 in 13.1 overs (CT Bancroft 28)
  • Over 18.1: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - UT Khawaja (Upheld)
  • CT Bancroft: 50 off 76 balls (10 x 4)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 23.6 overs (144 balls), Extras 4
  • Lunch: Australia - 112/3 in 27.0 overs (SPD Smith 16, SE Marsh 4)
  • Over 34.6: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - SPD Smith (Struck down - Umpire's call)
  • Over 39.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - SE Marsh (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Australia - 146/4 in 41.4 overs (SE Marsh 16)
  • Over 41.4: Review by Australia (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - SPD Smith (Struck down)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 41.6 overs (252 balls), Extras 5
  • Over 48.5: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - S Ravi, Batsman - SE Marsh (Struck down - Umpire's call)
  • Tea: Australia - 175/6 in 54.5 overs (SE Marsh 25)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 65.3 overs (393 balls), Extras 5
  • Drinks: Australia - 209/8 in 71.0 overs (PJ Cummins 17, NM Lyon 2)
  • Bad Light: Australia - 213/9 in 71.4 overs (PJ Cummins 17, JR Hazlewood 4)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 213/9 in 71.4 overs (PJ Cummins 17, JR Hazlewood 4)
Day 2
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 111 balls (MR Marsh 23, TD Paine 23, Ex 4)
  • New ball taken at 82.1 overs
  • Australia: 250 runs in 88.5 overs (533 balls), Extras 11
  • Drinks: Australia - 250/6 in 90.0 overs (MR Marsh 45, PJ Cummins 3)
  • MR Marsh: 50 off 125 balls (8 x 4)
  • Australia: 300 runs in 101.3 overs (609 balls), Extras 11
  • Lunch: Australia - 300/8 in 101.4 overs (MR Marsh 60)
  • Australia: 350 runs in 110.3 overs (663 balls), Extras 12
  • Innings Break: Australia - 351/10 in 110.4 overs (JR Hazlewood 2)
  • South Africa 1st innings
  • South Africa: 50 runs in 17.2 overs (104 balls), Extras 0
  • Tea: South Africa - 55/3 in 18.5 overs (AB de Villiers 16)
  • South Africa: 100 runs in 31.4 overs (190 balls), Extras 0
  • AB de Villiers: 50 off 81 balls (9 x 4)
  • Drinks: South Africa - 118/5 in 36.0 overs (AB de Villiers 53, Q de Kock 5)
  • South Africa: 150 runs in 43.1 overs (259 balls), Extras 0
  • Over 49.2: Review by Australia (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - VD Philander (Struck down)
  • Over 51.2: Review by South Africa (Batting), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - K Rabada (Struck down)
  • Innings Break: South Africa - 162/10 in 51.4 overs (AB de Villiers 71)
  • Australia 2nd innings
  • End Of Day: Australia - 0/0
Day 1
  • Australia 1st innings
  • Over 0.3: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - CT Bancroft (Struck down)
  • Over 10.1: Review by South Africa (Bowling), Umpire - HDPK Dharmasena, Batsman - DA Warner (Struck down)
  • Drinks: Australia - 39/2 in 11.4 overs (DA Warner 19)
  • Australia: 50 runs in 14.2 overs (86 balls), Extras 1
  • DA Warner: 50 off 72 balls (6 x 4)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 79 balls (DA Warner 32, SPD Smith 20, Ex 0)
  • Lunch: Australia - 95/3 in 27.0 overs (SPD Smith 24)
  • Australia: 100 runs in 27.3 overs (165 balls), Extras 1
  • Drinks: Australia - 135/3 in 42.0 overs (SPD Smith 49, SE Marsh 15)
  • SPD Smith: 50 off 94 balls (10 x 4)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 106 balls (SPD Smith 31, SE Marsh 19, Ex 0)
  • Australia: 150 runs in 47.3 overs (285 balls), Extras 1
  • Tea: Australia - 170/4 in 56.0 overs (SE Marsh 34, MR Marsh 8)
  • Australia: 200 runs in 70.2 overs (422 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: Australia - 203/5 in 71.0 overs (MR Marsh 19, TD Paine 16)
  • Bad Light: Australia - 225/5 in 76.0 overs (MR Marsh 32, TD Paine 21)
  • End Of Day: Australia - 225/5 in 76.0 overs (MR Marsh 32, TD Paine 21)